MP Marks World Cancer Day With Beverley Resident Karen Smith

MP Marks World Cancer Day With Beverley Resident Karen Smith
February 18, 2020

Graham Stuart, MP for Beverley and Holderness, marked this year’s World Cancer Day by meeting with Beverley resident Karen Smith.

He met her at Radiotherapy4Life’s event in Parliament to raise awareness of the need for better access to local radiotherapy services across the country and for Beverley and Holderness residents.

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HTA Launches Taxi And Private Hire Driver Training Courses Around Yorkshire

HTA Launches Taxi And Private Hire Driver Training Courses Around Yorkshire
January 17, 2020

HTA launches Taxi and Private Hire driver training courses into South and West Yorkshire as councils ramp-up driver requirements

Humberside Training Associates (HTA) has launched its Taxi and Private Hire Driver BTEC and functional skills courses into South and West Yorkshire as councils across the country ramp-up requirements on new and existing driver qualifications.

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Who Should You Bet on in Britain’s Next Generation of Tennis players?

Who Should You Bet on in Britain's Next Generation of Tennis players?
January 3, 2020

The absence of Andy Murray from the Australian Open will once again leave British hopes of winning a tennis tournament in doubt, to say the least.

Kyle Edmund has shown promise in the past in the men’s draw, reaching the semi-finals of the competition in 2018. However, Edmund’s form has declined over the last two years, and it would be a surprise to see him make an appearance in the second week of the competition; with current odds of 150/1 to succeed in the Australian Open.

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East Yorkshire Judo Academy Well Represented At Festive Comp

East Yorkshire Judo Academy Well Represented At Festive Comp
November 28, 2019

East Yorkshire Judo Academy was out in force at the Goole Christmas Championships with many of their very young players competing.

For a number of players, it was their first competition. The club was very well represented by children as young as 6 years old all the way through to senior black belts.

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The Search Is On For Beverley’s Best Neighbours

The Search Is On For Beverley’s Best Neighbours
September 19, 2019

Co-op Insurance and Neighbourhood Watch have officially opened up nominations for their Neighbour of the Year Award 2019, to find the UK’s best neighbours.

Following on from the success of last year’s inaugural award, Co-op and Neighbourhood Watch are looking once again for people to nominate their neighbours who go above and beyond to help their neighbourhood and surrounding community, to find the overall UK Neighbour of the Year 2019 alongside regional winners.

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Folk Festival Announce Who Will Be Dancing In The Streets This Summer

Folk Festival Announce Who Will Be Dancing In The Streets This Summer
March 12, 2018

Beverley Folk Festival will once again bring some fun and flare to the streets of Beverley, when Dance Teams from around the country descend on the town for the 35th annual Folk Festival.

Quick-footed performers from Norfolk, Lincoln, Newcastle, Leeds, Coventry, Sheffield and Leeds will stage a range of traditional dances, including Rapper, Sword, Border and Step Clog Morris.

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East Riding’s Rising Young Stars To Perform To An Audience Of 800+

East Riding’s Rising Young Stars To Perform To An Audience Of 800+
March 8, 2018

On Saturday 24 March, York Theatre Royal will be bursting with talented teenagers as over 300 of Yorkshire’s young choreographers and dancers come together to perform.

Featuring youth dance companies from every corner of Yorkshire, FRESH is Yorkshire Dance’s annual showcase of the region’s most talented young dancers. Yorkshire Dance champions the development of dance in Yorkshire and this year, 20 companies will perform to an audience of over 800 people.

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Graham Says East Riding Is Due Record Investment For Jock’s Lodge Revamp

Graham Says East Riding Is Due Record Investment For Jock’s Lodge Revamp
February 21, 2018

Beverley and Holderness MP, Graham Stuart, has accelerated his campaign to secure £40 million of funding from the government to transform the dangerous Jock’s Lodge junction. Graham said that the East Riding deserves substantial investment in its infrastructure following major regeneration deals for other areas across the North.

Having met the Transport Secretary to make the case in person, Graham has now written to Jake Berry, Minister for the Northern Powerhouse, and the Chief Executive of Transport for the North, Barry White, to lobby them to support the funding request.

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Yorkshire: The Best Value County In The Country?

Yorkshire: The Best Value County In The Country?
March 17, 2017

Yorkshire is known for its breath-taking views, wonderfully warming cups of tea and friendly folk, however it’s probably less known as being an excellent place to live for first time buyers and young professionals.

The beauty of Yorkshire isn’t just the greenery or the rich heritage but the beauty really lies in it being an accessible place for many people to start on the property ladder.

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Places Still Available At Tour de Yorkshire Roadshows

Driffield Added To The Tour De Yorkshire Business Roadshow Line-Up
February 6, 2017

Places are still available for business and community representatives in Driffield and Pocklington to find out more about what they can do to make the most of the 2017 Tour de Yorkshire.

Hosted by Welcome to Yorkshire and East Riding of Yorkshire Council, the free roadshows will be taking placed at Driffield Showground on Wednesday, 15 February, from 10am-12.30pm, and at The KP Club, Kilnwick Percy, York, on Wednesday, 22 February, from3-5pm.

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Jo Byrne Named As New RDO For The BD Northern Region

Jo Byrne Named As New RDO For The BD Northern Region
January 31, 2017

British Dressage is delighted to announce Jo Byrne as the new Regional Development Officer for the Northern region.

After 30 years in policing, which included a secondment to the Home Office, Jo will now combine her extensive skill set, organisational ability and ‘team player’ mentality with her lifelong love of horses and dressage.

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TDY 2017 Take To The Road To Show Commercial Advantages

TDY 2017 Take To The Road To Show Commercial Advantages
December 23, 2016

Welcome to Yorkshire and East Riding of Yorkshire Council will host a business and community roadshow at Bridlington Spa on Monday, 30 January and at The KP Club, Kilnwick Percy, York, on Wednesday, 22 February to help Bridlington and Pocklington make the most of the 2017 Tour de Yorkshire.

The free events will take place between 2-4pm in the Harbour Suite, at Bridlington Spa, and 3-5pm at The KP Club, with those attending needing to register online.

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